Temazepam 20mg Capsules Teva

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Temazepam 20mg Capsules Teva is used for the treatment of:

  • Temazepam is used for the short-term treatment of insomnia.
  • This is a sleep problem that includes trouble falling asleep as well as waking up often during the night.

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What is Temazepam 20mg Capsules Teva?

Temazepam 20mg Capsules Teva comes as a capsule you take by mouth.

Temazepam is available as the brand-name drug Restoril. It’s also available as a generic drug. Generic drugs usually cost less than the brand-name version. In some cases, they may not be available in every strength or form as the brand-name drug.

Temazepam may be used as part of combination therapy. This means you may need to take it with other medications.

Why it’s used

Temazepam 20mg Capsules  Teva is used for the short-term treatment of insomnia. This is a sleep problem that includes trouble falling asleep as well as waking up often during the night.

How it works

Temazepam 20mg Teva belongs to a class of drugs called benzodiazepines. A class of drugs is a group of medications that work in a similar way. These drugs are often used to treat similar conditions.

Temazepam works by increasing the action of a substance in your body called gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA). GABA sends signals through your nervous system that can improve sleep. When you take temazepam, the effects of GABA are increased in your body.

Temazepam side effects

Temazepam 20mg Teva oral capsule causes drowsiness. It can also cause other side effects.

More common side effects

The more common side effects of temazepam can include:

  • drowsiness
  • headache
  • tiredness
  • nervousness
  • dizziness
  • nausea

If these effects are mild, they may go away within a few days or a couple of weeks. If they’re more severe or don’t go away, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Serious side effects

Call your doctor right away if you have serious side effects. Call 911 if your symptoms feel life-threatening or if you think you’re having a medical emergency. Serious side effects and their symptoms can include the following:

  • Doing things while not completely conscious or with no memory of it occurring, such as:
    • eating
    • talking
    • having sex
    • driving a car
    • sleepwalking
  • Abnormal thoughts and behavior. Symptoms can include:
    • behavior that is more outgoing and aggressive than normal
    • confusion
    • agitation
    • hallucinations
    • worsened depression
    • suicidal thoughts or actions
  • Anxiety
  • Severe allergic reaction. Symptoms can include:
    • swelling of the tongue or throat
    • trouble breathing
    • nausea
    • vomiting

Disclaimer: Our goal is to provide you with the most relevant and current information. However, because drugs affect each person differently, we cannot guarantee that this information includes all possible side effects. This information is not a substitute for medical advice. Always discuss possible side effects with a healthcare provider who knows your medical history.

Temazepam may interact with other medications

Temazepam oral capsule can interact with other medications, vitamins, or herbs you may be taking. An interaction is when a substance changes the way a drug works. This can be harmful or prevent the drug from working well.

To help avoid interactions, your doctor should manage all of your medications carefully. Be sure to tell your doctor about all medications, vitamins, or herbs you’re taking. To find out how this drug might interact with something else you’re taking, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Examples of drugs that can cause interactions with temazepam are listed below.

Interactions that increase your risk of side effects

Taking temazepam with certain drugs increases your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness. Examples of these drugs include:

  • Phenothiazines, such as chlorpromazine, fluphenazine, promethazine, and thioridazine
  • Barbiturates, such as amobarbital, butabarbital, and pentobarbital
  • Sedatives or hypnotics, such as eszopiclone, zaleplon, and zolpidem
  • Anxiolytics, such as alprazolam, clonazepam, lorazepam, midazolam, and triazolam
  • Sedative antihistamines, such as brompheniramine, chlorpheniramine, dimenhydrinate, diphenhydramine, and doxylamine
  • Anesthetics, such as etomidate, propofol, and ketamine
  • Antidepressants, such as fluvoxamine, fluoxetine, and nefazodone
  • Narcotic analgesics, such as buprenorphine, codeine, dihydrocodeine, fentanyl, hydrocodone, hydromorphone, meperidine, methadone, morphine, oxycodone, oxymorphone, tapentadol, and tramadol

Taking temazepam with certain drugs puts you at serious risk of severe drowsiness, slowed breathing, coma, or death. These drugs include:

  • Opioids, such as morphine, hydrocodone, oxycodone, and codeine

Disclaimer: Our goal is to provide you with the most relevant and current information. However, because drugs interact differently in each person, we cannot guarantee that this information includes all possible interactions. This information is not a substitute for medical advice. Always speak with your healthcare provider about possible interactions with all prescription drugs, vitamins, herbs and supplements, and over-the-counter drugs that you are taking.

Temazepam warnings

This drug comes with several warnings.

Allergy warning

Temazepam can cause a severe allergic reaction. Symptoms can include:

  • swelling of your tongue or throat
  • trouble breathing
  • nausea
  • vomiting

If you develop these symptoms, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Don’t take this drug again if you’ve ever had an allergic reaction to it. Taking it again could be fatal (cause death).

Drowsiness warning

Temazepam oral capsule causes drowsiness and may cause dizziness. You should not take temazepam unless you are able to stay in bed and get a full night’s sleep (7–8 hours) before you must be active again. This drug should be taken right before you get in bed.

Alcohol interaction warning

The use of drinks that contain alcohol can increase your risk of side effects such as drowsiness, sleepiness, confusion, and doing activities in your sleep without knowing. Do not take temazepam if you drink alcohol.

Warnings for people with depression

If you have been diagnosed with depression, you may be at an increased risk of worsening depression and suicidal thoughts while you take this drug. Your doctor should prescribe the lowest dosage necessary to help you with your sleep problems.

Warnings for other groups

For pregnant women: Temazepam is a category X pregnancy drug. Category X drugs should never be used during pregnancy. Women of childbearing age should use reliable birth control while taking this drug.

For women who are breastfeeding: It isn’t known whether temazepam is passed in breast milk. Talk to your doctor if you breastfeed your child. You may need to decide whether to stop breastfeeding or stop taking this medication.

For seniors: As you age, your body processes drugs more slowly. Because of that, it’s recommended that your maximum starting dosage of temazepam be 7.5 mg once per day, immediately before bedtime.

For children: This medication hasn’t been studied in children. It shouldn’t be used in children younger than 18 years.

How to take temazepam

All possible dosages and drug forms may not be included here. Your dosage, drug form, and how often you take the drug will depend on:

  • your age
  • the condition being treated
  • how severe your condition is
  • other medical conditions you have
  • how you react to the first dose

Dosage for insomnia

Generic: Temazepam

  • Form: oral capsule
  • Strengths: 7.5 mg, 15 mg, 22.5 mg, 30 mg

Brand: Restoril

  • Form: oral capsule
  • Strengths: 7.5 mg, 15 mg, 22.5 mg, 30 mg

Adult dosage (ages 18–64 years)

  • The typical starting dosage is 15 mg per day, taken right before bedtime.
  • Your dosage may range between 7.5 mg per day and 30 mg per day.

Child dosage (ages 0–17 years)

It hasn’t been confirmed that temazepam is safe and effective for use in children younger than 18 years.

Senior dosage (ages 65 years and older)

The typical dosage is 7.5 mg per day, taken right before bedtime.

1 review for Temazepam 20mg Capsules Teva

  1. 4 out of 5

    cynthia

    That you guys so much for the guidance during the whole purchase and delivery period. The medicines were good quality.

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